i

Using SFL, there is a clear order for adjectives, which is very helpful:
i.i Pointer:
which?
the, a.
i.ii Counter:
how many?
many, few.
i.iii Intensifier:
to what degree?
very.
i.i Describer:
what is it like?
black.
i.ii Classifier:
what type?
nocturnal.

ii

Traditional Grammar describes types of adjectives, but does not give their order. It’s still helpful to know what kind of adjective you are dealing with, however:
ii.i Descriptive:
good, beautiful, ugly, blue.
ii.ii Superlative:
best, tallest, ugliest.
ii.iii Comparative:
better, taller, uglier.
ii.i Demonstrative:
that, those, these.
ii.ii Numerical:
one, once, many.
ii.iii Interrogating:
whose, which, what.
ii.i Distributive:
each, every, either, neither.
ii.ii Possessive:
my, mine, your.